events

The Feminine Touch | Evening with WKAR

Nov 17, 2017

FREE – Wednesday, November 29, 7 p.m. at WKAR | View the film and join the conversation on the changing role of women in the osteopathic medical field. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

From the Front Lines | Pop-Up Stories

Nov 6, 2017
Pop-Up Stories buttons on books
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Friday, November 10 at 6:30pm at the Communication Arts and Sciences Building, Studio A | Join WKAR for our final event in the Vietnam series: a special edition of Pop-Up Stories to honor our veterans.

Michigan Vietnam Monument at night
Courtesy / Michigan Department of Military & Veterans Affairs

Thu., Nov. 2 from 12pm to 1pm at the Michigan Vietnam Monument | You're invited to join your community in paying respects to those who served and perished in the Vietnam War. 

2017 MSU Homecoming Parade

Oct 4, 2017
Clifford high-fiving a child on the street
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Friday, October 20 at 6pm in East Lansing | Look for your favorite WKAR personalities in the parade, and be sure to grab some great giveaways! 

Transformations | Pop-Up Stories Lansing

Oct 4, 2017
Pop-Up Stories buttons on books
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Thur., Oct. 26 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at CADL | Tell your story or just come to listen to an evening of storytelling!

the cat in the hat with blue background
Courtesy / Wharton Center

Sat., Oct. 28 from 1pm-4pm at the Wharton Center | The Cat in the Hat knows how to turn a rainy day into an amazing adventure! 

WKAR Family Day at CADL!

Sep 28, 2017

Sun., Oct. 1 from 1pm to 4pm at the Capital Area District Library, Downtown Lansing | Join WKAR Family at the Downtown Lansing library for a day of fun! 

logo and men holding up USA flag
Courtesy / LZ Michigan

Sat. Sept. 23 Fifth Third Ballpark, Comstock Park, MI | Join WGVU and WKAR at this celebration of veterans and their families!

'On the Road Again' | Pop-Up Stories

Aug 1, 2017
Pop-Up Stories
Amanda Pinckney / WKAR-MSU

Friday, August 11 at 6:30pm at the Great Lakes Folk Festival | Summer is the season for road trips...

art poster
Courtesy / Great Lakes Folk Festival

Fri., Aug. 11 - Sun., Aug. 13 in Downtown East Lansing | Music, dance and culture from across the country merge in Downtown East Lansing and WKAR will be there! 

MSUFCU Kids' Day | WKAR in Your Community

Aug 1, 2017
event art
Courtesy / MSUFCU

Sat. Aug. 12 from noon to 2pm at the MSUFCU Headquarters | Join WKAR at the MSUFCU’s annual Kids' Day celebration!

poster
Courtesy / Lansing JazzFest

Friday, Aug. 4 & Saturday, Aug. 5 in Old Town Lansing | Jazz comes to the streets of Old Town, surrounded by art galleries, unique retail stores and grand architecture.   

Main event image with title
Courtesy / Genesee Intermediate School District

Friday, June 9 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Wilson Park in Flint, Michigan | Kick off the summer with your family at the Healthy & Smart Summer Kickoff Party! 

May 25 | Real Boy | Indie Lens Pop-Up

May 15, 2017
Title image - real boy
Courtesy / Independent Lens - PBS

FREE – Thursday, May 25, at 7 p.m. | Preview the film and join the conversation about a son’s transition and a mom’s transformation. RESERVE SEATS

NOVA: Poisoned Water
Courtesy / NOVA

FREE – Tuesday, May 23, at 7 p.m. | Discover the chemistry and engineering behind the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, and other U.S. cities, and hear from the filmmakers, scientists and citizens bringing this important story to PBS. With discussion moderated by NOVA’s Paula S. Apsell. | RESERVE SEATS HERE

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